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Featured Colleges and Universities

At majoringinbeer.com, you’ll find a comprehensive online resource with colleges and universities in the United States offering programs in the brewing, operations and business of beer. Featured schools have stepped up to provide you with more in-depth information. Whatever course you are charting, our goal is to help you find the right school and right program!

All Beer Programs

The beer industry offers myriad opportunities to use business acumen, blend art and science, or cross over to cider making and the distillation of spirits. Beer is big business—more than $120 billion in the US alone—and craft brewing is on the rise. With all the education options here that can prepare you to enter the beer industry education, you’re almost sure to find the perfect fit for you!


Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque, New Mexico
Central Washington University Ellensburgh, Washington
Colorado State University Fort Collins, Colorado
Flathead Valley Community College Kalispell, Montana
Metro State University of Denver Denver, Colorado
Montana State University Billings Billings, Montana
Oregon State University Corvallis, Oregon
Portland State University Portland, Oregon
Regis University Denver, Colorado
San Diego Mesa College San Diego, California
San Diego State University San Diego, California
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa, California
Skagit Valley College Burlington, Washington
South Puget Sound Community College Olympia, Washington
UC Davis Davis, California
UC San Diego La Jolla, California
University of Northern Colorado Denver, Colorado
Washington State University Pullman, Washington
Yavapai College Clarksdale, Arizona


Central Michigan University Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
Cicerone Chicago, Illinois
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati, Ohio
Dakota County Technical College Rosemount, Minnesota
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti, Michigan
Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids, Michigan
Indiana University (IUPUI) Indianapolis, Indiana
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo, Michigan
Lourdes University Sylvania, Ohio
Master Brewers Association of the Americas Saint Paul, Minnesota
Michigan State University East Lansing, Michigan
Ohio University Athens, Ohio
Saint Louis University Saint Louis, Missouri
Schoolcraft College Livonia, Michigan
Siebel Institute of Technology Chicago, Illinois
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Illinois
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Wayne County Community College Detroit, Michigan
Western Michigan University with Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo, Michigan


Appalachian State University Boone, North Carolina
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville, North Carolina
Auburn University Auburn, Alabama
Blue Ridge Community College Asheville, North Carolina
BridgeValley Community and Technical College Montgomery, West Virginia
Master Brewer Academy Miami Area, Florida
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, Tennessee
UNC Charlotte Continuing Education Charlotte, North Carolina
University of Arkansas North Little Rock, Arkansas
University of Arkansas – Fayetteville Fayetteville, Arkansas
University of Kentucky Lexington, Kentucky
University of South Florida–St. Petersburg St. Petersburg, Florida
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University Blacksburg, Virginia
Western Kentucky University Bowling Green, Kentucky


American Brewers Guild Middlebury, Vermont
Johnson & Wales University Providence, Rhode Island
Niagara County Community College Niagara Falls, New York
Niagara County Community College Niagara Falls, New York
Paul Smith’s University Paul Smith, New York
Sacred Heart University Fairfield, Connecticut
Schenectady County Community College Schenectady, New York
State University of New York Cobleskill Cobleskill, New York
Trocaire College Buffalo, New York
University Of New Hampshire Durham, New Hampshire
University of the Sciences Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
University of Vermont Burlington, Vermont


Heriot Watt Edinburgh, Scotland
Institute of Brewing & Distilling London, England
Kwantlen Polytechnic University Surrey, British Columbia
Olds College Alberta, Canada
Prud’homme Beer Certification Ontario, Canada
VLB Berlin, Germany
Brewers Association
Craft Maltsters Guild
Beer Jobs
Ales for Als
2022 Brewers Conference

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